The search for an American cruise ship passenger who fell overboard 33 miles off the Cuban coast has been suspended after more than 16 hours of searching. The U.S. Coast Guard called off its search Thursday evening for 23-year-old Florida resident Brandon Paul, who reportedly fell from the eighth deck of the cruise ship Carnival Victory early Wednesday morning roughly 33 miles northwest of Pinar Del Rio, Cuba.
Statoil has received consent to drill exploration well 7121/8-1 in production licence 849. The well is to be drilled in a prospect named Blamann, with these geographical cooordinates: The drill site is in 376 m of water, around 113 km north-west of Hammerfest and 25 km from Goliat.
He's been on the job about six months and already Iftikhar Ahmad, president and CEO of the Rhode Island Airport Corporation, is delivering on his promise to increase flights, and hence traffic, at Green Airport.
The University College of Southeast Norway has contracted Kongsberg Digital to deliver a major upgrade of its maritime simulator park. The contract, signed on March 16, 2017, includes five new K-Sim ship's bridge simulators to be delivered during Autumn 2017 in addition to a Long Term Simulator Support Programme , which provides dedicated support services in addition to updates to the latest KONGSBERG simulator software developments.
In about a week, representatives of the Philippine government and the National Democratic Front-Communist Party of the Philippines-New People's Army will meet again in Oslo, Norway, to resume the peace talks that were abruptly stopped last February, over a disagreement on the NDF demand for the release of some 400 prisoners. Since that breakdown on February 10, the Armed Forces of the Philippines public affairs chief, Col.
Behold, the Blue Marlin, a "semi-submersible heavy lift ship" that is capable of hoisting and transplanting other, full-sized ships all around the oceans. The photos of this thing are amazing , like something off the cover of an old Modern Mechanix , the scale nearly incomprehensible -- as though a careless child had mixed up two different toy-sets, each at a radically different scale.
Oslo, Norway, 23 March 2017: Targovax ASA , a clinical stage company focused on developing immuno-oncology therapies to target treatment-resistant solid tumors, today announces that its shares have been accepted to list on Oslo Børs, the main Oslo Stock Exchange. The Company was previously listed on Oslo Axess, a regulated and licensed market under the auspices of the Oslo Stock Exchange.
The cozy little village of Rjukan, Norway, is a delightful place to live - except during the dark days of winter. Located in a valley at the foot of the towering Gaustatoppen Mountain, the town receives no direct sunlight for nearly half of the year.
How do Scandinavians deal with long, dark winters? For Mosaic , Linda Geddes explores what this might teach us about the relationship between our moods and sunlight. The story is republished here under a Creative Commons license.